Kōhei Horikoshi, author of My Hero Academia, reveals a unique sketch of the armored Froppy suit and explains the power behind it.
Horikoshi recently shared a special MHA pencil sketch on his Twitter account. It shows Tsuyu Asui, also known as Froppy, in an all-new outfit with gadgets, technology, and light armor. The author left a note on the drawing claiming that the holidays give strength to the suit. This note, along with a sketch of the letters GW, has led many to believe that the illustration is an homage to Golden Week, a Japanese holiday when many manga publishers do not publish new content implementation.
Froppy’s Hero Outfit Details
The illustration shows Asui’s outfit in much more detail and complexity than the manga or anime. Her traditional suit comes with an overcoat covered by a pump and valve that connects to a reservoir on her back. She also has a great strength gauntlet that extends her hands, making them even more frog-like. In addition to all these details, the artwork depicts her wearing a pair of stylish sneakers paired with a pair of trousers that, again, mimic the shape of a frog.
Tsuyu Asui, who likes to be known by his friends as Tsu, is a member of Class 1-A at the prestigious UA High School. Her quirk, the frog, allows her to perform all of the same abilities as the said animal, complete with enhanced swimming abilities, jumping skills, tongue stretching, etc. has been a popular part of the property since its introduction, despite getting lost in the shambles of the MHA’s grand orchestra as the story progresses.
Horikoshi’s manga is in the “Final War” section, which is part of the larger “Last Act” story. The story sees the battle between pro/UA student heroes and All For One villain grow increasingly intense. In addition, the anime adaptation of Studio Bones recently ended its sixth season, adapting the “Mystic Liberation War” and “Dark Hero” seasons. The latter saw the main character, Izuku Midoriya, transform into a bodyguard known to fans as “Dark Deku”. The season ends with the arrival of a new hero from America.
My Hero Academia Chapter 386, “I AM HERE,” was released via Viz Media on April 23, 2023, with a sequel scheduled for May 7, 2023. The six chapters are also possible. streamed on Crunchyroll, with Season 1 also accessible through Netflix.